South Mountain gray-cheeked salamander

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
  (Redirected from Plethodon meridianus)
Jump to: navigation, search
South Mountain gray-cheeked salamander
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Amphibia
Order: Caudata
Family: Plethodontidae
Genus: Plethodon
Species: P. meridianus
Binomial name
Plethodon meridianus
Highton & Peabody, 2000

The South Mountain gray-cheeked salamander (Plethodon meridianus) is a species of salamander in the family Plethodontidae, endemic to the United States. Its natural habitat is temperate forests. It is threatened by habitat loss.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Hammerson, G. & Beamer, D. 2004. Plethodon meridianus. 2006 IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Downloaded on 23 July 2007.